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1940 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  90-64   .584
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Del Baker
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  1,112,693
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Reds)

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Earl Averill (38)
Youngest Player:  Hal Newhouser (19)
Longest Tenure:  Charlie Gehringer (17)
Top Hitter:  Hank Greenberg (1)
Top Pitcher:  Bobo Newsom (3)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  80.78%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Detroit9064.584--
Cleveland8965.5781.0
NY Yankees8866.5712.0
Boston8272.5328.0
Chi White Sox8272.5328.0
St. Louis6787.43523.0
Washington6490.41626.0
Philadelphia54100.35136.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
21Barney McCosky+of923-MLB14358912320039194571396741138.340.000.491491289--
4Rudy York+1b226-MLB155588105186466331343289884412.316.000.583583343--
5Hank Greenberg+1b-of129-MLB148573129195508411506393751315.340.000.670670384--
7Dick Bartell+ss3432-MLB13952876123243753122765351111.233.000.330330174--
2Charlie Gehringer+2b1037-MLB1395151081613331081100101173109.313.000.447447230--
6Pinky Higgins+3b4531-MLB1314807013024313764261313714.271.000.415415199--
1Birdie Tebbetts+c-27-MLB11137946112244446453514129.296.000.412412156--
9Pete Fox+of-31-MLB9335049101174548772130034.289.000.403403141--
20Bruce Campbell+of-30-MLB1032975684155844274528248.283.000.448448133--
8Billy Sullivan+c-1b5929-MLB782203668144341203111232.309.000.45045099--
27Earl Averill+of-38-MLB6411810334122000514013.280.000.38138145--
12Bobo Newsom+p-32-MLB361079235001600117044.215.000.26226228--
26Red Kress+ss-3b-33-MLB3399132231111001012017.222.000.30330330--
10Tommy Bridges+p-33-MLB2968512200400323041.176.000.20620614--
14Schoolboy Rowe+p-30-MLB27677186111811513012.269.000.43343329--
26,34Johnny Gorsica+p-25-MLB2962612021700315011.194.000.30630619--
33Dutch Meyer+2b-24-MLB23581215300620410120.259.000.31031018--
3Frank Croucher+ss-25-MLB37573600020045000.105.000.1051056--
16Hal Newhouser+p-19-MLB28403800020034040.200.000.2002008--
23Tuck Stainback+of-28-MLB15404920010019122.225.000.27527511--
33Scat Metha+2b-3b-26-MLB26376901030128010.243.000.29729711--
15Dizzy Trout+p-25-MLB33314400040029001.129.000.1291294--
18Fred Hutchinson+p-20-MLB17301810020000000.267.000.3003009--
25Lynn Nelson+p-35-MLB19234800130006000.348.000.47847811--
19Al Benton+p-29-MLB42170000000008040.000.000.00000--
24Tom Seats+p-29-MLB26120100000002000.083.000.083831--
17Cotton Pippen+p-29-MLB480000000002002.000.000.00000--
29Clay Smith+p-25-MLB1470000000004000.000.000.00000--
28Archie McKain+p-29-MLB2773100000024010.143.000.1431431--
22Floyd Giebell+p-30-MLB260000000000010.000.000.00000--
17Pat Mullin+of-22-MLB440000000000000.000.000.00000--
-Frank Secory+of-27-MLB110000000001000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
12Bobo Newsom+332-MLB2152.83363420310264.0235110831910016420 21.278.010.653.415.590.61----
10Tommy Bridges+933-MLB1293.37292812210197.21718974118813350 01.317.790.504.016.060.66----
14Schoolboy Rowe+1630-MLB1633.46272311140169.0170686515436120 01.269.050.802.293.250.70----
26,34Johnny Gorsica+2425-MLB774.3329205220160.0170857710576820 11.429.560.563.213.830.84----
16Hal Newhouser+5219-MLB994.8628207030133.1149817212768910 11.6910.060.815.136.010.85----
15Dizzy Trout+-25-MLB374.4733101062100.212560504546430 01.7811.180.364.835.720.84----
19Al Benton+2229-MLB6104.4242000351779.19344395365020 01.6310.550.574.085.670.72----
18Fred Hutchinson+-20-MLB375.681710106076.08552486263200 11.4610.070.713.083.790.81----
24Tom Seats+-29-MLB224.692620010155.26743294212520 01.5810.830.653.404.040.84----
28Archie McKain+4129-MLB502.822700017351.04818162252410 01.438.470.354.414.241.04----
29Clay Smith+-25-MLB115.08141005028.13218163131420 01.5910.160.954.134.450.93----
17Cotton Pippen+-29-MLB126.7543000021.1291616310910 01.8312.231.274.223.801.11----
22Floyd Giebell+-30-MLB201.0022210018.01422241110 01.007.001.002.005.500.36----
25Lynn Nelson+-35-MLB1110.9362004014.023191759700 02.2914.793.215.794.501.29----
11Bud Thomas+-29-MLB019.003000204.085413000 02.7518.002.256.750.00------
22Dick Conger+-19-MLB103.002000003.021103100 01.676.000.009.003.003.00----
-Bob Uhl+-26-MLB00--100000--45002010 0----------------
Totals: (32 players)90643.9915415459995231,375142571660913457075225--51.619.330.673.734.920.76-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Birdie TebbettsC107572891710.9750.00 
Billy SullivanC572922984.9760.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rudy York1B155139010715101.9900.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Charlie Gehringer2B1382763741972.9720.00 
Dutch Meyer2B21284436.9600.00 
Scat Metha2B1091513.9600.00 
Frank Croucher2B742011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Pinky Higgins3B1291332392916.9280.00 
Red Kress3B17204151.9240.00 
Scat Metha3B611210.9290.00 
Billy Sullivan3B641421.9000.00 
Frank Croucher3B12120.6000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dick BartellSS1392953943474.9530.00 
Frank CroucherSS26172732.9360.00 
Red KressSS12253335.9510.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hank GreenbergOF14829814151.9540.00 
Barney McCoskyOF141349762.9830.00 
Pete FoxOF85169660.9670.00 
Bruce CampbellOF74133660.9590.00 
Earl AverillOF2223210.9620.00 
Tuck StainbackOF926410.9680.00 
Pat MullinOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al BentonP427951131.8421.82 
Bobo NewsomP3626433233.9211.19 
Dizzy TroutP3310052521.9372.69 
Tommy BridgesP2919743020.9441.55 
Johnny GorsicaP29160155342.9443.83 
Hal NewhouserP2813353110.9732.43 
Archie McKainP2751216001.0003.18 
Schoolboy RoweP271691028021.0002.02 
Tom SeatsP2655411001.0002.45 
Fred HutchinsonP177621621.9002.13 
Clay SmithP1428110001.0003.52 
Lynn NelsonP61403001.0001.93 
Cotton PippenP42124001.0002.56 
Bud ThomasP3404001.0009.00 
Dick CongerP230000.0000.00 
Floyd GiebellP21822001.0002.00 
Bob UhlP100000.0000.00 


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